ShakeOut Communications Toolkit


ShakeOut BC & Quake Cottage

October 17, University Commons | Quake Cottage Earthquake Simulator

October 17, 10:17 a.m. | ShakeOut BC

October 17, 12:30 p.m., The AMS Nest | San Andreas Movie Screening

Campaign dates: October 9 – 17, 2019

This communications toolkit has been prepared for each department/unit to use in promoting the ShakeOut drill and the Quake Cottage Earthquake Simulator. From newsletter content to social media graphics, you can find and download content here that suits your audience needs. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us anytime:

VP Finance & Operations Communications
Yvonne Kwok, Communications Specialist (

Alfie Penfold, Communications Specialist (

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Download digital material

 Download zip file

  • Newsletter/blog copy: Please include this write-up in your department/unit newsletter and blogs.
  • Graphics: For newsletters, websites, social media, etc.
  • Digital signage: This has been added to the campus-wide rotation
    • Quake Cottage file name: 2019 10 17 – Quake Cottage
    • ShakeOut file name: 2019 10 17 – ShakeOut
  • 11×17 poster: Print this poster for your office or work area.

Printed material – Delivered by campus mail

  • Printed 11” x 17” posters will arrive in your office before October 14.
  • If you do not receive copies by October 14, or would like more copies,  please let us know.